The AAAS STEM Volunteers are holding orientations for the 2017-2018 school year.  If you are interested in volunteering, we invite you to attend one of these orientations in your comunity to learn about our work.  Contact Betty Calinger,, for more information about the orientations and to volunteer.

Alexandria City Schools/Arlington Schools
September 28, 2017
Sequoia Plaza 2
2110 Washington Blvd., Room 101/103
Arlington, VA

District of Columbia Public Schools
September 19, 2017
1200 New York Avenue, NW
Revelle Room, 2nd Floor
Washington, DC

Fairfax County Public Schools/Prince William County Public Schools
September 25, 2017
8270 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive, Room 3000
Fairfax, VA

Loudoun County Public Schools
September 25, 2017
Loudoun County Schools Administrative Building
21000 Education Court
Conference Room, 5th Floor
Ashburn, VA

Montgomery County Public Schools/Howard County Public Schools
September 18, 2017
Universities at Shady Grove
9630 Gudelsky Drive
Room 4230, Building 3
Rockville, MD

Prince George’s County Public Schools
September 29, 2017
Howard B. Owens Science Center
9601 Greenbelt Road
Library, 2nd Floor
Greenbelt, MD



Read about our Washington, DC area volunteers and how they are making a difference in K-12 classrooms.  

Genetics, Evolution, the Latest Scary Virus. These Volunteers Bring Real Life Science to the Classroom. (Washington Post, August 2016)

Donald Rea Gives Back as a Senior Scientist Volunteer (AAAS MemberCentral, December 2016)

Teachers and Volunteers Describe their Partnerships (Annual Meeting June 2014)

AAAS News Article:  Interviews with Elementary and Middle School Volunteers (June 2013) 

Cable TV Interview with Chemistry Volunteer and High School Teacher-Partner (Cable TV "Seniors Today" January 2014)